Main Program | The Animals in That Country

15 Oct 2021 10:00 - 10:45
/ IDR 299,000 (All Main Program Access)
Online via townscript.com | Live in Indus Restaurant. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Described as a unique, brave piece of work that speaks to our world at this time, Laura Jean Mackay’s award-winning novel, The Animals in That Country, takes us on an extraordinary journey of speculative fiction, where victims of a flu-like pandemic develop the ability to communicate with animals. How important is our unique bond with the animal world?

(This program is presented in English and pre-recorded)

Supported by Australian Embassy Jakarta

Dideskripsikan sebagai karya yang unik dan berani yang berbicara kepada dunia kita saat ini, novel pemenang penghargaan Laura Jean Mackay, The Animals in That Country, membawa kita pada perjalanan fiksi spekulatif yang luar biasa, di mana para korban flu seperti pandemi mengembangkan kemampuan untuk berkomunikasi dengan hewan. Seberapa penting ikatan unik kita dengan dunia hewan?

(Program ini sudah direkam sebelumnya dan dalam Bahasa Inggris)

Didukung oleh Australian Embassy Jakarta


Julia Winterflood

Julia Winterflood is a writer, editor, and translator who has called Indonesia home since 2014. After three years with the Ubud Writers & Readers Festival team, she turned to freelance …

Laura Jean McKay

Laura Jean McKay is the author of The Animals in That Country, the winner of multiple awards, including The Victorian Prize for Literature 2021 and The Victorian Premier’s Literary Award …

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